I’m Matt “Checkmate” Colletta. I’ve been playing poker professionally since about 2004.

As one of the poker pros on, my goal here is to help transform at least one hobbyist poker player into a self made millionaire.

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4 Poker Cheat Sheets That Will Make Your Life Easier

By [email protected] / February 20, 2019
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4 Preflop Mistakes to Avoid Like the Rio Bathroom After Day 1 of the Colossus

By [email protected] / May 18, 2016
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Video of Doug Beatboxing!

By [email protected] / May 11, 2016
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Help Save Tom Dwan!

By [email protected] / April 18, 2016
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What Separates Good Poker Players From the Best (Explained by Doug Polk)

By [email protected] / April 8, 2016
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New California Online Poker Bill Introduced

By [email protected] / February 23, 2016
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Is Online Poker Legal in the U.S.?

New York To Pass iGaming Bill?

By [email protected] / February 14, 2016
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Russian Poker… It’s Back(?)

By [email protected] / January 25, 2016
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Women In Poker Hall of Fame Accepting Nominees for 2016

By [email protected] / January 20, 2016
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How To Use Your Opponent’s Ego Against Them

By [email protected] / October 27, 2015
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5 Reasons to SHUT Your Big Mouth

By [email protected] / October 13, 2015
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How to Listen for Keywords to Discover Your Opponent’s Leaks

By [email protected] / October 10, 2015
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How To Think About Poker Ranges

By [email protected] / August 21, 2015
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Other Strategy Games Make Your Poker Game Stronger

By [email protected] / June 22, 2015
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How to Play Your Big Blind vs a Small Blind Open

By [email protected] / May 21, 2015
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4 Rules for Betting the Flop

By [email protected] / May 20, 2015
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(QUIZ) Phil Hellmuth Sees Poker Players as Animals. Which One Are You?

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